The Good, the Right, Life And Death Essays in Honor of Fred Feldman

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ContributionsKris McDaniel (Editor), Jason R. Raibley (Editor), Richard Feldman (Editor), Michael J. Zimmerman (Editor)
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Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL7991213M
ISBN 100754652939
ISBN 109780754652939

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